Avaya
2.9 of 5 844 reviews
www.avaya.com Santa Clara, CA 5000+ Employees

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A very doubtful future

Product Manager (Current Employee)
Ottawa, ON (Canada)

I have been working at Avaya full-time for more than a year

ProsExcellent people who have a great deal of expertise and professional capability across all functional areas.
Base salary is competitive, though bonus payments, - tied to business results- are rarely qualified for.

ConsNo long term vision of what the company wants to be or achieve. Immediate focus is on achieving a string of profitable quarters in readiness for a IPO and very little else. Cost cutting in the form of staff layoffs is occurring at the end of every Quarter leaving less do do the same amount of work.
Significant turn-over at senior levels leading to lack of consistent direction.
Very hierarchical structure with little to no empowerment to make decisions at lower levels.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Declining focus and strategy leading to a sinking ship

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Pros: A dream product company that enriches technologies. Market leader in… Cons: Company strategies and vision are not helping its survival in… Advice to Senior Management: Requires wise decision and right leadership at top. Stop taking… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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I have been working at Avaya full-time


Pros: Avaya offers great people to work with from diverse backgrounds.… Cons: Little to no communication prior to changes made within the company. It is a… Advice to Senior Management: Include employees that have to implement new processes in on the creation of the new process. To develop a process without… More

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